Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookies


I love to cook, but cookies are definitely -s’s domain! The original source of this recipe I believe is Betty Crocker. Over the years -s has changed it up a bit, primarily the amount and type of chocolate. These cookies are just to die for!


  • 1/2 c. granulated sugar
  • 1/2 c. brown sugar
  • 1/3 c. butter, softened
  • 1/3 c. shortening
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 1/2 c. flour
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 12 oz. chocolate chips (use one kind or do 1/2 dark and 1/2 white chips)


  1. Preheat oven to 375.
  2. Mix sugars, butter, shortening, egg, and vanilla. Stir in remaining ingredients.
  3. Drop dough by rounded teaspoonfuls about 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheet. Bake until light brown, 8 to 10 minutes. Cool slightly before removing from cookie sheet.

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